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Creators:
Coulter, Thomas, 1793-1843
Dates:
1824-1827
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7289
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

From 1824 to 1827 Thomas Coulter traveled from London, England to Vera Cruz, Mexico. This journal consists of daily meteorological observations taken by Coulter on this journey.

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Cultural History, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Cooper-Hewitt Museum.
Zim, Larry (Larry Zimmerman), 1931-1987
Dates:
1841-1988
Size:
46 Cubic feet (123 boxes and 148 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0519
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Memorabilia of fairs and World's Fairs throughout history, both in the United States and abroad, including photographs, stereographs, panoramas and slides; printed materials; postcards; sheet music; philatelic material; stationery and greeting cards; menus and food service items; posters; shopping bags; motion picture films; and other items.

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Creators:
Cowles, Fleur
Dates:
[undated] and 1968
Size:
5 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.cowlfleu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A book, TIGER FLOWER, illustrated by Cowles; an exhibition catalog; "On Art", an article written by Cowles for Architectural Digest, 1968, a review of TIGER FLOWER in the Daily Telegraph, and a five page article about Cowles.

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Dates:
1884 August 22
Size:
1 Folder
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0271
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A 19-page handwritten journal of a sea voyage in 1884, written on the return trip, presumably back to London.

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Creators:
Lijn, Liliane, 1939-
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 Oct. 29
Size:
65 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lijn72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Liliane Lijn conducted 1972 Oct. 29, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Helfand, William
Dates:
1980-1991
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0447
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Advertising cards distributed by telephone sex companies in New York City, London, Amsterdam, Tokyo, and other cities.

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Creators:
Smith, Pamela Colman
Dates:
1896-1900
Size:
20 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.smitpame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Smith to "Bobby" and "Maysie", many illustrated, describing her activities and acquaintances, the sale of her art work, and a meeting with Howard Pyle. Includes transcription of the play "Henry Morgan."

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Creators:
Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Dates:
1782 Aug. 17
Size:
1 Item ((on 1 microfilm frame))
Collection ID:
AAA.copljsre
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Signed receipt for Mr. Boydell acknowledging "one hundred & sixty four pounds five shillings being the remainder of Eight hundred pounds and in full for Painting a Picture of the Death of Major Pearson [sic]." Copley later bought back the painting. "Death of Major Pierson" now hangs in the National Gallery, London.

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Haden, Francis Seymour, Sir, 1818-1910
Dates:
1886-1901
Size:
2 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.hadefran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two handwritten letters, one dated May 19, 1886, and page two of a letter from 1901 from Sir Francis Seymour Haden to the art dealer Frederick Keppel. In the 1886 letter, Haden writes about purchasing a specific etching for sale, his country home in Alresford, and his dislike for London's climate. In the 1901 letter (page 2 only), Haden replies to ...

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Creators:
Stanley, Pete, 1940-
Dates:
1961-1962
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.stanpete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A diary kept by Pete Stanley primarily about a trip that he took by horse-drawn carriage with Mimi Gross, Red Grooms, Katharine Kean (known as KK), and Nello Falteri (known as Paperino) from Florence to Venice, Italy and back performing shadow puppet shows as Il Piccolo Circo d'Ombra di Firenze (the Little Shadow Circus from Florence). The diary in...

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